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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 62.13%
Male 56.45%
Female 65.93%
Transfer-Out Rate 24%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
79% / 68%

Graduation Rates at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

At Bowling Green State University-Main Campus, the graduation rates was 62.13% (1,875 students out of 3,018 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 683 male and 1,192 female students have graduated from the school last year by completing their jobs in the period.

Graduation Rates By Gender

Next table and chart describe the graduation rates (150% normal time) by gender at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. Last year, the graduation rate was 62.13%. where 1,875 students out of 3,018 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,0181,87562.13%
Male1,21068356.45%
Female1,8081,19265.93%
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,338 students completed their course in 4 years and 404 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 85 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less44.33% 33.88% 51.33%
5 Year57.72% 50.74% 62.39%
6 Year60.54% 54.71% 64.44%
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

The next table and chart shows graduation rates by race/ethnicity. The numbers in parenthesis denotes number of completers over number of candidates for each category.
Graduation Rates By Race
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 50.00%
(2/4)
50.00%
(1/2)
50.00%
(1/2)
Asian 50.00%
(14/28)
47.06%
(8/17)
54.55%
(6/11)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 45.99%
(155/337)
37.07%
(43/116)
50.68%
(112/221)
Hispanic 52.88%
(55/104)
46.15%
(24/52)
59.62%
(31/52)
White 65.79%
(1,521/2,312)
60.65%
(558/920)
69.18%
(963/1,392)
Two or More Races 45.74%
(59/129)
34.62%
(18/52)
53.25%
(41/77)
Unknown 70.00%
(49/70)
68.75%
(22/32)
71.05%
(27/38)
Average 62.13%
(1,875/3,018)
56.45%
(683/1,210)
65.93%
(1,192/1,808)
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Graduation Rates By Race

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Non-resident alien student is not a US citizen and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in United States. At Bowling Green State University-Main Campus, 20 of 34 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 58.82%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 2034 58.82%
Male 91947.37%
Female 111573.33%
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Transfer-Out Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing students who have transferred out of other institution into total number of students (candidates) within 150% normal time. The transfer-out rate at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is 24.06% (726 out of 3,018 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total7263,01824.06%
Male3051,21025.21%
Female4211,80823.29%
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Transfer-Out Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Bowling Green State University-Main Campus, the retention rate is 79% for full-time students and 68 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate79%68%
[Chart] Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Retention Rate